Plymouth University

65 th
Young University Rankings 2017
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Primary (Science)

Get hands-on with this practical course designed to help you become a standout primary science teacher. Experience teaching methods shaped by our own research expertise and learn on the job in educational settings across the South West. With much of the course taking place in local primary schools, you’ll develop your skills in the real world and get the preparation you need to take on responsibilities as a subject-lead in this dynamic and exciting field. You will launch your career through getting integrated Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which means you can begin your teaching career immediately. You will boost your employability through getting support in preparing for interviews and entering the workplace throughout the program. * Launch your career – integrated Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) means you can begin your teaching career immediately. * Gain invaluable practical experience teaching in schools, equipping yourself with the professional skills you need to be a successful, confident primary school teacher. * Stand out from the crowd: your subject specialism will enable you to be a subject leader in schools. * Boost your employability – throughout the programme you’ll be supported in preparing for interviews and entering the workplace. * Expand your horizons, enhance your practical experience and set yourself above the competition by taking the opportunity to teach and study abroad. * Benefit from studying a course rated 'Good' by Ofsted (2013/2014) and learning from an academic team who are leading the way in their subjects, carrying out research that turns heads worldwide. * Learn through interactive workshops and with no end-of-year/semester exams. * 80 per cent of students were in work/study six months after finishing and 96 per cent of those in employment six months after the course were in a professional/managerial job (source: 2016 DLHE survey results available on Unistats*).

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Education (with Honours) - BEd (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Plymouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250